24 Apr Members’ Day Event
Members’ Day Event
In a beautiful and warm atmosphere, our Club’s Members’ Day event took place on Wednesday, April 19, in the “Lighthouse” room of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, in the presence of the Ambassador of the United States to Greece and honorary Club President, George Tsunis, along with 300 distinguished guests.
A separate welcome ceremony was held prior to the event for the 150 new members, where they were awarded their Propeller Club certificate and pin.
The evening opened with a warm welcome from our General Secretary, Danae Bezantakou, followed by greetings from our President Costis Frangoulis and the US Ambassador to Greece, George Tsunis. The keynote speaker, Polys Hajioannou, CEO of Safe Bulkers, was introduced by the 1st Vice President of our Club, Christos Timagenis. Mr. Hajioannou spoke about the “Resilience of public shipping companies in the ever-changing and demanding global environment”.
A short fire chat followed between our President and the CEO of Safe Bulkers. The event ended with a cocktail.